Dursley, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Last Updated on March 27, 2019Dursley is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Gloucestershire. Parish church: St James the Great Parish registers begin: 1639 Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Independent/Congregational, Society of Friends/Quaker, and Wesleyan Methodist. Parishes adjacent to Dursley North Nibley Stinchcombe Cam Uley Historical …

Dursley (inc. Uley) Universal British Directory 1791

Last Updated on October 10, 2018This town was formerly remarkable for its extensive broad-cloth manufactory; and still carries on a considerable trade in that branch of business; as also in card-making.  It is a borough of very great antiquity, being one of the five boroughs returned by the sheriff of the county in the reign …

Marriages at Dursley 1805 to 1809

Last Updated on October 10, 2018John Howard & Ann Ball, 19 Feb. 1805 John Baken & Elizabeth Yewen, 8 Apr. 1805 Thomas Collis & Mary Coopey, 5 June 1805 Edward Millard & Rachel Doddrel [sig. Doddrell], 22 July 1805 Samuel Nichols & Hannah Ellison, 17 Oct. 1805 Thomas Hancock, w., & Elizabeth Miles, s., 22 …

Marriages at Dursley 1810 to 1812

Last Updated on October 10, 2018William Parker, b., & Harriet Dauncey, s., 1 Jan. 1810 John Millard, b., & Elizabeth Gibbons, s., 2 Jan. 1810 James Tayler, b., & Charlotte Elizabeth Smith, s., lic., 2 Jan. 1810 Samuel Hancock, b., & Mary Russell, s., 25 Feb. 1810 John Jervis, p. St. Cuthbert, in the city …

Dursley – Gell and Bradshaw Gloucestershire Directory 1820

Last Updated on October 10, 2018Dursley is delightfully situated on the Cam, from which a village, four miles further down the river, derives its name.  It is 15 miles S.W. of Gloucester, 107 W. of London, and 25 N. of Bristol; from the Severn it is distant about seven miles.  It returns no members to …